Tech/June 19, 2019/Agency Reporter /No Comment/148 views /TechTechnology Kaduna: Court Rules On El-Rufai’s Religious Bill | Nigeria Newsshare on:FacebookTwitter Google +Pinterest Tumblr Linked InEmailSend to Email Address:Your NameYour Email AddressEmail check failed, please try againCancelGovernor of Kaduna Nasir El-Rufai The controversial religious bill passed by the 5th Kaduna State House of Assembly is a violation of Nigeria’s 1999 Constitution as amended, according to a High Court in Kaduna. Concise News reports that the court ruled on Wednesday, June 19, based on the Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria’s suit challenging passage of the bill. Advertise With Us ALSO READ Suspected Shiite Members Shoot Three Policemen At NASS According to the bill, the state government will issue license to clerics before they can perform some religious rites in the northwest state. Governor Nasir el-Rufai had in 2016 sent the religious bill to the State Assembly but was set aside for about three years before it was eventually passed a few hours to the end of the last assembly. ALSO READ PDP Replies Tinubu After Saudi Arabia Comments | Nigeria NewsThe presiding judge, Justice D. Gwadah, said the actions of the State Assembly in proceeding to pass the bill into law despite the pending court proceedings and the subsisting court injunction restraining the action, “is an affront to this honourable court”. The case has been instituted by the Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria (PFN), Kaduna chapter, since 2016 against El-Rufai, Kaduna State House of Assembly and the Attorney General of Kaduna. ALSO READ Relocation: NYSC Dishes Out Vital Information To Corps MembersThis may not be the end of the matter as the governor and other concerned respondents may seek higher court decision. Leave A Comment Below Related Tags:TechTechnology share on: FacebookTwitter Google +Pinterest Tumblr Linked InEmailSend to Email Address:Your NameYour Email AddressEmail check failed, please try againCancel previous articlePlease let’s rest for a while, PDP, Ashiru beg Tribunal in Kadunanext article‘U Don’t Owe Her Nothing!’: LHHATL Fans Side With Rasheeda Frost After She Hashes Out Differences with Kirk’s Ex-MistressRelated Posts446 shares Tech/July 16, 2019 /No Comment Oyo: Atiku Reacts To Gov. Makinde’s Asset Declaration457 shares Tech/July 16, 2019 /No Comment Senate To Confirm Tanko Mohammad As CJNSenate Proposes National Summit To Tackle InsecurityAFCON 2019: Cameroon Sports Minister Wants Seedorf SackedBuhari Describes Critics Of Isolated Cases Of Insecurity As UnpatrioticWatch Davido Do Soapy Dance [Video] |Nigerian news|Insecurity: We Can’t Continue With Old Method, GEJ Says As He Visits FasorantiHow CAF President Paid Self For Same Days In Different CountriesTransfer News: Barça Give €40M Plus Coutinho, Dembélé For NeymarMinimum Wage: NLC Speaks On Issuance Of Strike Notice Leave a Response Cancel reply CommentName Email Sign me up for the newsletter! Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.